Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Bankruptcy Guidelines for Kentucky Conventional & Kentucky FHA Mortgage Loans


Bankruptcy Guidelines for Kentucky Conventional &  Kentucky FHA Mortgage Loans 



Bankruptcy Chapter 7

Kentucky Fannie Mae Guidelines for a Previous Chapter & Bankruptcy:


  • 4 years from discharge or dismissal date
  • 2 years from discharge or dismissal date it borrower meets FNMA definition for Extenuating Circumstances
  • 5 years if more than one bankruptcy was filed within the last 7 years 

Kentucky FHA Guidelines for a Past Bankruptcy Chapter 7

  • 2 years from the discharge date for DU approval.   Case number assignment cannot be ordered until wait period has elapsed
  • Manual underwrites are allowed on a refer/eligible DU finding as long as 2 years has elapsed from the discharge date and the borrower has either re-established good credit or chosen not to incur any new credit obligations
  • Exception for 2 year wait period: 
  1. An elapsed period less than 2 years but no less than 12 months may be acceptable
  2. The borrower must document the bankruptcy was caused by extenuating circumstances beyond their control such as a serious illness or death of a wage earner
  3. The borrower must document an ability to manage their financial affairs in a responsible manner
  4. Divorce, loss of a job, or inability to sell a home after relocation is not an acceptable extenuating circumstance

Bankruptcy Chapter 13

KY Fannie Mae Bk Guidelines for Chapter 13 Bk


  • 2 years from discharge date
  • 4 years from dismissal date
  • 2 years from dismissal date it borrower meets FNMA definition for Extenuating Circumstances 5 years if more than one bankruptcy was filed within the last 7 years

Kentucky FHA Mortgage Guidelines for Chapter 13

  • 2 years from the discharge date for DU approval.   Case number assignment cannot be ordered until wait period has elapsed
  • Manual underwrites are allowed 1 day after discharge date or at least 12 months of the payout period under the bankruptcy has elapsed at the time of case number assignment
  1. Must receive a refer/eligible DU finding
  2. Must have documentation of 12 months satisfactory payment history
  3. Must have written permission from trustee to enter into new mortgage transaction




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Joel Lobb (NMLS#57916)
Senior  Loan Officer

American Mortgage Solutions, Inc.
10602 Timberwood Circle Suite 3
Louisville, KY 40223
Company ID #1364 MB73346


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